Position: Project Manager - Large High Voltage Infrstructure Projects
Salary: plus Car/Cash Allowance
Ref: 523552_1584110324
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 13/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Slough

Salary: Competitive plus car/car allowance and bonus

Working Pattern: 37 hours | Perm | Flexible Working Patterns Available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What is the Role?

Our Business Unit in Slough is currently looking to recruit an experienced Project Manager, with an Electrical background, to join the dynamic team to assist in business growth and expansion in this field of our business.

You'll be involved in the Contract and Project Management of multiple infrastructure projects whilst supporting a wider team of project engineers throughout. You'll be responsible for the leadership and ownership of HV projects and the delivery of tender activity, pre-design and safety management.

Additional responsibilities will include managing internal and contractor resource, financial reporting, process management and escalation management to appropriate standards.

What Do I Need?

To be successful in this role, you'll have significant experience of managing a portfolio of projects ranging from £1m to £10m in an electrical contracting environment. You'll ideally have a HNC qualification or equivalent in an electrical or mechanical discipline, although this is not essential if relevant experience can be demonstrated.

We would also be looking for you to have; a working knowledge of CDM Regulations 2015, experience and knowledge of management of NEC3 Contracts, an understanding of technical drawings and knowledge of general office applications, inclusive of MS Project and Prima Vera P6. SMSTS or equivalent is desirable but not essential as training can be undertaken.

You'll also have excellent project management and communication skills, as well as good client, customer and stakeholder relationship building skills with the ability to work in a team environment. You'll have experience of managing operational teams, achieving and setting targets, and be able to apply financial and budgetary controls to maximise profit returns.

Particular experience in highway excavations with an appreciation of High Voltage networks up to 33kV would be advantageous.

A full UK driving license is vital for this role as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work within a team as well as independently.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

We'll let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with Ciaran Gilfedder ()

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

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Job Benefits:

plus Car/Cash Allowance